The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank - 125 96
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.88% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.48 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -41.04%
SUSE
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
388 568 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.47% 24.86% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 328 213
Median daily rate £365 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 55 39
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% +2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.88 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £17.50 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SUSE across the West Yorkshire region.

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CICS
1 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) LAN Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) LAN/WAN Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Server Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Virtualisation Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft